CDC: 45% of U.S. adults have risk factors for heart disease

04/26/2010 | HealthDay News

About 45% of American adults who participated in a CDC survey were found to have at least one of three main risk factors for heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular ailments. Among those polled, 30.5% had high blood pressure, 26% had high blood cholesterol levels and 9.9% had diabetes.

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